News from the Aurora University community

Photo Gallery: Celebrating Arts and Ideas – Fall 2012

Celebrating Arts and Ideas concluded the first half of its “Voices of Democracy” series, which featured Parker J. Palmer and Carrie Newcomer, New Sousa Band, Monica Crowley and Martin E. Marty on campus this fall.

Photo Gallery: Sleep Out on the Quad

More than 150 students, faculty and staff gathered for the second annual Sleep Out on the Quad event on Friday.

Campaign collectibles on display in Phillips Library

An exhibit featuring historic campaign buttons, bumper stickers and other novelty items is on display in Phillips Library through Election Day, November 6, 2012.

Photo Gallery: Homecoming 2012

The AU community hosted a special Homecoming weekend with festivities commemorating the 100-year anniversary of the institution’s move from Mendota to Aurora. The weekend culminated with the Homecoming football game where the Spartans defeated Benedictine University 41-30.

Photo Gallery: September 11 Commemoration

Aurora University students, employees and friends lit candles to conclude a September 11 commemoration at the campus flagpole on Tuesday evening. The event also included songs, readings, reflections and prayer.